Two sought after armed robbery at York gas station

Aimee Ambrose
York Dispatch

In broad daylight, two masked people robbed a gas station in York City on Wednesday. And now police have put out a call for tips to help with the investigation.

York City Police said the pair held up the Sunoco, 260 N. Sherman St., around 1:50 p.m. One of the robbers pointed a silver revolver at the clerk while the other demanded cash. The two then fled, according to a news release.

No injuries were reported.

Security images show a suspect pointing a gun while robbing the Sunoco gas station, 260 N. Sherman St., on Wednesday.

Police did not provide descriptions of the suspects with the release. But security images  show one robber wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black gloves and a black ski mask. A surveillance photo also shows him pointing the gun near the register.

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Security images show a suspect fleeing from the Sunoco gas station, 260 N. Sherman St., during a robbery Wednesday.

The other robber is shown from behind, wearing a blue or dark-colored hooded jacket and black pants.

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While police investigate the robbery, they ask anybody with information to provide a tip through the Crimewatch app, through the department’s website,, or by calling the police tip line at 717-849-2204.

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